Agriculture and its contribution to circular economy

It protects the environment, drives innovation and helps the industry stay competitive. Circular economy marks the next big step in our path toward creating a more sustainable future. The circular economy has garnered much interest recently. The approach that challenges how organizations address resource efficiency is gaining traction globally. Here at home, many businesses have… View Article

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Why Recycling Matters

Much of the material going to landfill has a market value. Given the opportunities that exist within the waste recovery industry, should we be burying that value for long? The concept of reducing, reusing and recycling is as old as waste itself. And farmers, particularly older farmers, are some of Canada’s most vociferous recyclers. But… View Article

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The opportunity with ag plastic waste

There’s too much plastic waste making its way into our landfills, and the only way to address the problem is to go back to the basics: reduce, reuse, and recycle  Barry Friesen, General Manager, CleanFARMS Plastic is a key material in the world economy that can be found in virtually everything these days. Worldwide, 322… View Article

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Prince Edward Island farmers are invited to safely dispose of their obsolete pesticides and livestock medications

Charlottetown, PE Prince Edward Island farmers are invited to safely and responsibly dispose of their unwanted or obsolete pesticides and livestock (including equine) medications from November 6 through 17, 2017. In partnership with the Canadian Animal Health Institute (CAHI), Cleanfarms, an industry-led, national not-for-profit environmental stewardship organization, is offering this program at no cost to… View Article

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Prince Edward Island farmers are invited to safely dispose of their obsolete pesticides and livestock medications

Charlottetown, PE Prince Edward Island farmers are invited to safely and responsibly dispose of their unwanted or obsolete pesticides and livestock (including equine) medications from November 6 through 17, 2017. In partnership with the Canadian Animal Health Institute (CAHI), Cleanfarms, an industry-led, national not-for-profit environmental stewardship organization, is offering this program at no cost to… View Article

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Farmers in Saskatchewan are invited to safely dispose of their obsolete pesticides and livestock medications

Regina, SK Farmers in Saskatchewan are invited to safely and responsibly dispose of their unwanted or obsolete pesticides and livestock (including equine) medications from October 23-27. In partnership with the Canadian Animal Health Institute (CAHI), Cleanfarms, an industry-led, national not-for-profit environmental stewardship organization, is offering this program at no cost to farmers. The obsolete pesticide… View Article

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Saskatchewan farmers are invited to safely dispose of their obsolete pesticides and livestock medications

REGINA, SK Saskatchewan farmers are invited to safely and responsibly dispose of their unwanted or obsolete pesticides and livestock (including equine) medications from October 23 through 27, 2017. In partnership with the Canadian Animal Health Institute (CAHI), Cleanfarms, an industry-led, national not-for-profit environmental stewardship organization, is offering this program at no cost to farmers. “Saskatchewan… View Article

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Farmers in British Columbia are invited to safely dispose of their obsolete pesticides and livestock medications

VICTORIA, BC Farmers in British Columbia are invited to safely and responsibly dispose of their unwanted or obsolete pesticides and livestock (including equine) medications from October 3-19. In partnership with the Canadian Animal Health Institute (CAHI), Cleanfarms, an industry-led, national not-for- profit environmental stewardship organization, is offering this program at no cost to farmers. The… View Article

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